World’s largest particle smasher – Large Hadron Collider (LHC) takes 2-year break

  • The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) — world’s most powerful particle accelerator — has been stopped for about two years to enable major upgrades and renovations. 
  • Operators of the CERN Control Centre turned off LHC on December 3. The operations will resume in 2021.
  • The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is the world’s biggest and most powerful particle accelerator. It was built by the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN).

Points tor Remember:

  1. When will it resume?